Natasha Amjad Chawdhury
Graduate Program in Political Science, York University
Research keywords: Gender-based violence; international relations; sexual violence policy; South Asia; Pakistan; critical feminism; international human rights; security conflict; intersectionality
Natasha holds a BA (Hons) in Politics and Governance from Toronto Metropolitan University. She seeks to complete her master’s degree in Political Science at York University. She seeks to engage in research surrounding the impact that international policy has on gender-equality and the effects of women’s empowerment on national legislation in Pakistan. She seeks to analyze national legislation, and the effects of relevant international norms. A significant part of this is the evolution of policies providing women their rights to security of the person.